West Coast - a brief rugby history

Founded: 1890
Colours: Jersey: Red & White stripes Shorts Red Socks: Red with White stripes
Main Ground: Rugby Park, Greymouth
President: Gavin N Davy
Chairman: Mike J Meehan
CEO: Mike Connors

Website:                         www.westcoastrfu.com


West Coast Rugby Results 1976 - 2018 (PDF)   Updated 5/5/19

West Coast v's Others (PDF)            Updated 5/5/19

West Coast NPC/Heartland Statistics 1976 - 2018 (PDF)   Updated 5/5/19

West Coast Non Championship Statistics 1976 - 2018 (PDF)   Updated 5/5/19

Stats & other info on West Coast players 1976-2016 (PDF)    Updated 15/6/17

3 or more tries/drop goals in same game (PDF)          Updated 5/5/19

Coaches coaching records (PDF)              Updated 5/5/19


Since 1976 (the start of the NPC) West Coast has never won any of the Divisions they have played in. Their best results were in 1999 when they won were 1st in the 3rd Division round robin and then lost in a semi final, and in 2009 when they lost the final of the Lochore Cup.
From the start they competed in the 2nd Division South Island competition and from 1986 the 3rd Division.

The most appearances is (90) by K Beams 1965 - 1978 & Michael Foster (1992 - 2000)
The most points is by Michael Foster (712) from 1992 - 2000
The most tries is by K Beams (27) from 1965 - 1978

In 2016 West Coast finished 10th in the Heartland round robin.

The 2017 coach is Sean Cuttance.

Clubs that form the Union are:

Click on the names to access each club's website.

Club Name Founded Colours
Grey Valley    
Sth Westland